Deposit Z443 - Association of Employers of Waterside Labour, South Australia Branch deposit

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Association of Employers of Waterside Labour, South Australia Branch deposit


  • 1900 - 1978 (Creation)

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4.05 m

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(1963 - 1995)

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The Association of Employers of Waterside Labour was an organisation of waterfront employers, comprising Australian shipping owners and the various stevedoring companies around Australia. They were responsible for supplying labour to ports and terminals and acted as the representative of employers in discussions with the Waterside Workers Federation. The AEWL became inactive as a registered organisation from 1995 when it underwent liquidation, being deregistered on 23 January 2006.

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Bound volumes of minutes of the association, various committees, and related body, the Australasian Steamship Owners Federation.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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NBAC Z430; Z744; Z746

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Entered from deposit description on 3 September 2012




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